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Man exposes himself to teenager in Farnborough

Police are appealing for information after a man exposed himself to a teenage girl in Farnborough.

Two teenagers, a girl and a boy, were walking over the motorway bridge on Fernhill Road on the evening of Wednesday 10th of May.

A vehicle, which was travelling towards Westheath roundabout, slowed down and stopped near to the girl. The driver of the vehicle then indecently exposed himself to the girl before driving off down Fernhill Road and turning right in to Medway Drive.

The vehicle he was driving is described as an old style silver Land Rover which was covered in mud.

The man police want to speak to is described as:

  • White
  • aged in his 40's
  • of a skinny build
  • with short light brown hair
  • He was wearing jeans.

“The victim noticed there was another vehicle driving over the bridge behind the Land Rover. The driver of this vehicle could have witnessed the incident or seen where the Land Rover went. I would urge this person to get in touch with us.

“I would ask anyone else with any information that could help our enquiries to get in touch.”

– PCSO Mitchell While

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Gas main fire extinguished and supply disconnected

Credit: Hampshire Fire & Rescue

A gas main fire which broke out in Farnborough this morning, leading to residents being evacuated, has been extinguished.

Around 50 people were forced out of their homes in Reading Road and to a nearby hall for safety.

There is currently a police cordon in place along the road.

People are being asked to avoid the area if possible.

Gas main fire ongoing: people warned to avoid area

A gas main fire which broke out in the early hours of this morning in Farnborough is ongoing.

Crews were called to Reading Road at around 3am this morning.

Around 50 residents were evacuated to nearby St Mark's Village Hall for their safety.

Those travelling to work or school are being asked to avoid the area as the road is currently closed.

Residents evacuated to nearby hall after gas main fire

Credit: Hampshire Fire & Rescue

Around 50 people have been forced to leave their homes this morning after a fire broke out on Reading Road in Farnborough.

Fire crews were called at around 3am and began evacuating residents to nearby St Mark's Village Hall for their safety.

Reading Road is currently closed.

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service is currently advising residents to only evacuate if instructed to by crew members.

Credit: Hampshire Fire & Rescue

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